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Best Practices- Hardware Refresh Cycle?

I haven't seen anyone publish a best practice guide for expected lifespan on IP cameras. Obviously actual life can vary by model and mfr quality, but is there a general guideline for when it's time to replace, even if it's still technically working? Much like we do on the IT side, desktops, laptops, and servers all have an expected serviceable lifespan--what's the surveillance equivalent?

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